Average Teacher Salary in Hancock County School District

The average teacher salary in Hancock County School District is $40,058.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $23,928 $17,276 $18,795 $21,945 $28,193 $34,600
Kindergarten $41,836 $32,033 $35,358 $40,593 $47,185 $54,945
Elementary $44,385 $33,980 $37,638 $43,335 $50,663 $58,313
Middle school $43,045 $32,718 $36,090 $41,203 $49,358 $57,636
High school $47,100 $34,480 $39,045 $44,925 $54,371 $64,673

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General Facts

  • Staff: 567
  • Full time teachers: 288
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 14 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 77
  • Instructional Coordinators: 6
  • Elementary Teachers: 99
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 16
  • Pre-K Teachers: 2
  • High School Teachers: 117
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 4,354

Financial Statistics for Hancock County School District

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $17,342,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $16,960,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $5,267,000
  • Total revenue: $39,569,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $17,486,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $17,105,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $5,132,000
  • Expenditures per student: $55,000
  • Total expenditures: $39,296,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $7,993,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $1,715,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $978,000

Information on Schools within Hancock County School District

Elementary Schools within the Hancock County School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
East Hancock Elementary School
4221 Kiln Delisle Rd
Kiln, MS 39556
228-255-6637
  • Total: 656
  • Kindergarten: 103
  • 1st grade: 105
  • 2nd grade: 104
  • 3rd grade: 128
  • 4th grade: 101
  • 5th grade: 105
17 to 1 39 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Hancock North Central Elementary
6122 Cuevas Town Rd
Kiln, MS 39556
228-255-7641
  • Total: 447
  • Kindergarten: 71
  • 1st grade: 81
  • 2nd grade: 69
  • 3rd grade: 87
  • 4th grade: 61
  • 5th grade: 65
14 to 1 31 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
South Hancock Elementary School
7060 Stennis Airporoute Rd
Kiln, MS 39556
228-467-4655
  • Total: 523
  • Kindergarten: 89
  • 1st grade: 84
  • 2nd grade: 99
  • 3rd grade: 81
  • 4th grade: 77
  • 5th grade: 82
17 to 1 31 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
West Hancock Elementary School
23350 Hwy 43
Picayune, MS 39466
228-586-6054
  • Total: 412
  • Kindergarten: 64
  • 1st grade: 71
  • 2nd grade: 67
  • 3rd grade: 62
  • 4th grade: 72
  • 5th grade: 63
17 to 1 25 Prekindergarten 5th Grade

Middle Schools within the Hancock County School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Hancock Middle School
7070 Stennis Airporoute Dr
Kiln, MS 39556
228-467-1889
  • Total: 1,084
  • 6th grade: 342
  • 7th grade: 365
  • 8th grade: 358
16 to 1 67 6th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Hancock County School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Hancock High School
7084 Stennis Airporoute Dr
Kiln, MS 39556
228-467-2251
  • Total: 1,232
  • 9th grade: 351
  • 10th grade: 341
  • 11th grade: 253
  • 12th grade: 235
17 to 1 73 9th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $17,732
  • Median family income: $40,690
  • Median male income: $27,814
  • Median female income: $15,018
  • Median income of a renter: $20,444
  • Median income of a home owner: $39,668
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    1,855 1,550 1,590 1,440 550

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